Long-sleeved dress with gold buttons & braid
On her return from Rarotonga, Annie Bonza opened a boutique in Jervois Road. Once again, it was her distinctive braiding that became her trademark, along with her head-turning window displays, usually featuring her most glamorous creations. "The shop was simple but effective. I did enjoy making things for the window ... my clientele were women who lived locally, largely attracted by the window. And winning the Benson and Hedges in 1989 gave me a lot of publicity and drew people to look at what I was doing."